Title The Atheneum; or Spirit of the English Magazines. No. 23 - Vol. II, No. 11 - March 2, 1818
Book Condition Poor
Edition First Edition
Publisher Boston Munroe and Francis 1818
Seller ID 028658
Boston: Munroe and Francis, 1818. Heavily worn single issue [Mar. 2, 1818] of this semi-monthly magazine devoted to news, scientific developments, literature, sports, fashion, etc., mainly reprinted from European periodicals. Provides a fascinating snapshot of American interests and tastes during the early days of the republic. Softcover, forty pages. tears and chips to upper center portion of the front cover, following through to the following three leaves, affecting the text but still readable with some effort, covers age-toned and lightly soiled, edges worn and chipped, pages lightly foxed but readily legible, clean and unmarked.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Poor. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition.
EARLY AMERICAN PERIODICAL NEWS REVIEWS LITERARY EVENTS